Boolu Ann Gabriel

A baker by passion and a water sports adventurer, Ann enjoys analyzing world culture. Imagination and creativity reflect strongly in her patent analyses and her blogs mirror just that.

When Imagination and Reality Meet

The recent debates on 3D printing technology vs patents calls for an insight into this hot topic. Google trends indicate a startling rise in the search interest for ‘3D printing’ in 2013. 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is a process of creating a three-dimensional solid object of any shape and size from a digital model. 3D printing is achieved using an additive […]

It’s All in the Game

From cars vrooming to Mario jumping, swimming and flying, the gaming industry has evolved from simple joysticks to 3-D entertainment. Little would have even Thomas T. Goldsmith, Jr. and Estle Ray Mann – the first to file a United States patent application for an invention on “cathode ray tube amusement device” way back in 1947 – dreamt that the gaming industry would enter […]